Whether your children and students are learning from home or in the classroom, check out our suggested resources below for great virtual learning opportunities for all ages. Click on the highlighted links for each valuable resource.

Virtual Teaching Resources for Teachers, Students & Parents:

Badgerlink: Provides a wide variety of resources for research and learning including, Encyclopedia Britannica, various newspaper databases, test preparation at Learning Express Library, and engaging literacy resources at Teaching Books.

Madison Public Library Storytime Starters

NASA Kids Club

National Geographic Kids

PBS Kids & PBS Wisconsin Education

Book Recommendations:

Association for Library Services to Children Book Awards & Recommendations

Novelist: Check out book recommendations, author read-alikes, book lists and more to discover a whole new world of reading!

Young Adult Library Services Association Book Awards & Recommendations

Language Learning Resources:

Pronunciator: Access to over 90 languages to learn with personalized courses set at the individual’s learning level.

Transparent Languages: With over 100 languages available to learn, Transparent Languages provides engaging courses and a wide variety of resources for language learners at all levels.


Libby: Visit Libby to find thousands of titles in audio and ebook formats.

Hang Out With Your Favorite Authors & Characters:

Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems

Magic Tree House


We Are Teachers Big List of Author Read-Alouds

Virtual Field Trips: Take field trips to national parks, museums and more right from your classroom or home!

National Park Tours

Visit art museums and architectural masterpieces all over the world, explore grand city streets and learn more about significant historical figures and events:

Go on an interactive adventure at the British Museum

Swim with your favorite ocean animals at the New England Aquarium

Other Virtual Tours: Click Here